Most people would be worried if Dark Knight director Christopher Nolan was making a project that competed with theirs, but not The Prisoner's producer. Which makes her either very brave... or just deluded.

Michele Buck, who's producing AMC's mini-series remake of the classic 1960s British spy drama, is unfazed at the idea of her series competing with a big budget movie version from Nolan, mostly because she knows that her version will be seen first:

I don't even know if they have a script... We knew of [Nolan's version], and what it was rumoured to be like was totally nothing like ours at all. We'll be finished, edited, transmitted, out before they even shoot - if they shoot. As with everything, these things come up, go down. We will be ahead of him for sure.

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Wait, "totally nothing like ours at all"? Does this mean that one or both of the remakes is nothing like the original series? You mean I won't get to see a modernized version of Number Six shoot people to some bad cover version of "All You Need Is Love"? I demand a recount!

'Prisoner' boss unfazed by Nolan remake [Digital Spy]

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